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Afro-Colombian Social Movements

Kwame Dixon and John Burdick

in Comparative Perspectives on Afro-Latin America

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780813037561
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780813043098 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5744/florida/9780813037561.003.0007
Afro-Colombian Social Movements

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This chapter explores the struggle for land rights in Colombia as well as the ways grassroots activists are using new laws to challenge social discrimination.

Keywords: Afro-Colombia; Law 70; Multicultural; The National Movement for Human Rights of Black; Communities in Colombia; Cimaroon; Proceso de Comunidades Negras; Choco

Chapter.  9154 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture

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